This is a magnficent and highly detailed regional map of the Rhine valley from today's Strasburg France to Worms Germany, expanding to Saarbruchen in the West to Stuttgart in the East. Mannhaim and of course Heidelberg are shown along with mmy towns, forts, forests, rivers and lakes. The political subdivisions of the day are color-coded.
1750 Homann Map of Southern Germany's Rhine Valley
Cursus Rheni a Basilea usque ad Bonnam…
Map Maker Specifics
J Homann,1750 c., Nuremberg
17.7 x 23.2 in. plus margins
Good. Sharp engraving and nice coloring on thick paper stock. Some soiling, a few mostly marginal splits. Issued centerfold. Narrow margins.